Stories in Verse: New & Upcoming Novels in Verse in 2022

What is the fascination with novels in verse? You probably browse the bookshelves and recently see a resurgence of books written in verse…and this is a beautiful thing. Not only verse storytelling gives a different way of reading a book with diverse characters and writing, but novels in verse are a great way to encourageContinue reading “Stories in Verse: New & Upcoming Novels in Verse in 2022”

Upcoming Releases Perfect For Spring Reading

It may feel different outside, but according to our calendars, spring has arrived! And that means we have warm and comfortable weather coming our way (hopefully, it will come soon)! However, we book lovers don’t only have the nice weather to look forward to but also the exciting new releases coming our way, great newContinue reading “Upcoming Releases Perfect For Spring Reading”

Books By Irish Authors To Look For In 2022

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Suppose you are a lover of everything Irish. In that case, there is no better way to experience the rich culture and traditions of the Emerald Isle than by reading the rich literature that comes from this robust island. This year, readers of Irish lit (or Hibernophiles, which means lovers ofContinue reading “Books By Irish Authors To Look For In 2022”

Quote of the Day – March 12, 2022

Quote of the Day – March 5, 2022

Author Talk with Adiba Jaigirdar

Then right after Lucy Cuthew, join me and my colleague Whitney as we will be in discussion Irish YA author Adiba Jaigirdar, writer of the bestselling books The Henna Wars and most recently, Hani and Ishu’s Guide To Fake Dating!

Shortlist for the 2022 Waterstones Children’s Book Prize

Here is the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize shortlist for 2022. This annual prize’s shortlist is always chosen by Waterstones’ booksellers and strives to commit to championing the best and newest talent in children’s writing and illustration today. Make sure to check this space to see the winner of this illustrious prize! Now here are the nominees:

Book Review: Hani and Ishu’s Guide to Fake Dating by Adiba Jaigirdar

Format: Hardcover Pages: 352 pages Published:  May 25, 2021 (UK: May 27, 2021) Publisher: Page Street Kids (UK: Hodder Children’s Books) Genre: Young Adult, Romance, Contemporary, LGBTQIA+

Quote of the Day – January 20, 2022

Quote of the Day- January 11, 2022